Laguna Beach Children’s Holiday Palette Designs Due Friday November 17 2017

Laguna Beach Kids Holiday Palette Contest 2017

The City of Laguna Beach Children’s Holiday Palette Exhibition submission deadline is Friday November 17 2017.

The City of Laguna Beach Children’s Holiday Palette Contest is a project of the Arts Commission.

This Art Exhibition is open to children ages 5 to 17.

Original designs, celebrating the holiday season, must be painted and / or drawn on quality paper on a template representing a palette shape.

Up to 12 designs will be selected for mounting onto wooden palettes.

These will then be displayed throughout December at City Hall.

In addition, selected artists will be presented certificates at the City Council meeting on December 1, 2015 at 7 p.m.


Entries will be accepted from children, ages 5 – 17 that reside or attend a school or art program in Laguna Beach.

Entry Requirements

Please submit the final palette design on 81⁄2 x 11” paper, in color, within the border of the specified palette template.

Please include the palette thumb hole as part of your design.

Designs will be selected from the following age groups for mounting on wooden palettes: Ages 5 – 8, 9 – 13 and 14 – 17.

The artist’s signature, age, and date should be placed on the front left hand side.

There are no restrictions on the subject matter.

Religious symbols are discouraged.

Dates and deadlines

November 17, 2017 – Palette designs must be delivered to 479 Ocean Avenue Suite D by 5:00pm

November 27 2017 Arts Commission will review and select designs for exhibition at City Hall.

November 29 2017 – Artists will be notified of selection.

December 1 2017 through December 31 2017 Exhibition at City Hall.

December 5 2017 – Artist recognition ceremony at 6:00pm Council Chambers, 505 Forest Avenue.

The seven members of the City of Laguna Beach Arts Commission will judge the designs based on creativity and appropriateness.

For more information please visit Laguna Beach City Kids Holiday Palette Contest.

Entry Form is Online at The City of Laguna Beach

For additional information please contact:
Michael McGregor
Arts Program Coordinator City of Laguna Beach 505 Forest Ave Laguna Beach, CA 92651 Tel: (949) 497-0722 x5

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